Latest Technology Stories
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov.
MILPITAS, Calif., Nov.
Thirty One Awards Were Presented at Special Ethernet Excellence Awards Dinner on 18 November 2014 a Highlight of The MEF GEN14 event, 17-20 November 2014 WASHINGTON, Nov.
WAYNE, N.J., Nov.
Teacher-led innovation elevates teaching and focuses on today's learners BERKELEY, Calif. and WASHINGTON, Nov.
Xilinx releases next generation CFR and DPD IP compatible with NXP Gen9 RF power transistors to reach 50% efficiency SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc.
Secure mobile payment built into new app for The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts COSTA MESA, Calif. and HARTFORD, Conn., Nov.
Renowned Designer Hosts Four-Part Kitchen Renovation Series Featuring Premium LG Studio Appliances KANSAS CITY, Kan., Nov.
Event is First in Series of Global Actions against Glencore HOUSTON, Nov.
The Atari Lynx is a handheld gaming console released in September 1989, by the Atari Corporation. It was the first handheld to feature a color LCD screen. The Lynx (Handy Game) was originally developed by Epyx in 1987, but the company had financial troubles and agreed to have Atari handle production and marketing of the system. In 1991, Atari re-released the Lynx with improved hardware, longer battery life, and a sleeker look. Known as the Lynx II, it had rubber hand grips, a stereo...
Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...
Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...
Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, which is an abbreviation for “no-mobile-phone-phobia”, was coined during a study by the UK Post Office who commissioned YouGov, a UK-based research organization to take a look at anxieties suffered by mobile phone users. The study found that almost 53 percent of mobile phone users in Britain have a tendency to be anxious when they “lose their mobile phone, run out of battery or credit, or have no network coverage”....
Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....
- Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
- Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.